False-positive I-131 images mimicking thyroid cancer metastasis. The nose ring sign.


:This case report describes an I-131 whole-body scan with false-positive uptake at the site of a nose ring in a patient with follicular thyroid cancer.


Clin Nucl Med


Dick C,Mudun A,Alazraki NP




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1995-10-01 00:00:00












  • Findings of 123I-iomazenil SPECT during and after stroke-like episodes in a patient with MELAS.

    abstract::Reduced cortical benzodiazepine receptor binding potential in late images of I-iomazenil SPECT indicates neuronal damage in the cortex. We present the case of a 31-year-old woman with mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis, and stroke-like episodes (MELAS) who had focal seizures in the right hand. FLA...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Taguchi Y,Takashima S,Noguchi K,Tanaka K

    更新日期:2014-06-01 00:00:00

  • Metastatic Poorly Differentiated Thyroid Cancer With Heterogeneous Distribution of 18F-FDG,68Ga-DOTATATE, and 68Ga-PSMA on PET/CT.

    abstract::We present a case of a 55-year-old man with a history of poorly differentiated metastatic thyroid cancer, which is rare and shows aggressive behavior. The patient had radioactive iodine-negative multiple metastasis on F-FDGPET/CT, therefore Ga-DOTATATE and Ga-PSMA PET/CT were performed whether an opportunity exist for...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Civan C,Isik EG,Simsek DH

    更新日期:2020-11-03 00:00:00

  • The radionuclide detection of lower gastrointestinal bleeding sites.

    abstract::A retrospective review of two years' experience with radionuclide screening to detect lower gastrointestinal bleeding sites was conducted at New York's Montefiore Medical Center. Of 82 studies performed in 63 patients, 13 identified active bleeding sites. Only three of eight angiograms obtained in these 13 patients we...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Winn M,Weissmann HS,Sprayregen S,Freeman LM

    更新日期:1983-09-01 00:00:00

  • FDG PET/CT detection of intussusception caused by lymphoma in a pediatric patient.

    abstract::A previously healthy 9-year-old boy presented to an outside hospital with a history of abdominal pain and vomiting. An abdominal x-ray was unremarkable. A CT of the abdomen and pelvis performed to evaluate possible obstruction after weight loss and vomiting over a 3-week period demonstrated a large retroperitoneal mas...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kang HJ,Beylergil V,Price AP,Abramson SJ,Carrasquillo JA

    更新日期:2014-01-01 00:00:00

  • Scintiscan for acute intrascrotal conditions.

    abstract::The efficacy and merit of testicular imaging, utilizing Tc-99m pertechnetate, were studied prospectively in a group of patients who presented with acute onset of scrotal pain. Consecutive admissions were studied. All were managed according to the likelihood of the problem being testicular torsion, which was determined...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Dunn EK,Macchia RJ,Chauhan PS,Laungani GB,Solomon NA

    更新日期:1986-06-01 00:00:00

  • Temporal Uptake Patterns of 18F-Fluorocholine Among Hyperfunctioning Parathyroid Glands.

    abstract::Optimal scan time of F-fluorocholine (FCH) PET/CT for localization of hyperfunctioning parathyroid glands is poorly documented. We report a small series of 9 histologically proven hyperfunctioning parathyroid gland with heterogeneous temporal uptake profile. Thirty-minute dynamic acquisition starting just after F-fluo...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Morland D,Richard C,Godard F,Deguelte S,Delemer B

    更新日期:2018-07-01 00:00:00

  • Widespread Metastatic Prostate Carcinoma Shown by 68Ga-PSMA PET/CT.

    abstract::We present the F-FDG and Ga prostate-specific membrane antigen PET/CT images of a 61-year-old patient with a newly diagnosed prostate carcinoma (4 + 4 Gleason score) and high serum prostate-specific antigen levels (460 ng/mL). In F-FDG PET/CT, minimal uptake was demonstrated in the prostatic mass without any accompany...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Soydal C,Ozkan E,Yerlikaya H,Utkan G,Kucuk ON

    更新日期:2016-06-01 00:00:00

  • 18F-FBPA PET in Sarcoidosis: Comparison to Inflammation-Related Uptake on FDG PET.

    abstract::A 68-year-old man with sarcoidosis showed high F-FDG uptake in the mediastinal and hilar lymph nodes on F-FDG PET, suggesting active inflammation. F-fluoro-boronophenylalanine (FBPA) PET showed no significant uptake in the mediastinal and hilar lymph nodes, suggesting its cancer specificity as a substrate of L-type am...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Watabe T,Shimamoto H,Naka S,Kamiya T,Murakami S

    更新日期:2020-11-01 00:00:00

  • Unusual pattern of lung uptake of technetium-99m sulfur colloid seen on the liver scan of a patient with pulmonary tuberculosis.

    abstract::In evaluating alcoholic liver disease in a patient with pulmonary tuberculosis, a liver-spleen scan was performed that showed an unusual uptake of sulfur colloid in the lungs. There was diffuse uptake in the left lung and portions of the right lower lung with absent uptake in the right upper lobe and portions of the r...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Stewart CA,Hung GL,Siegel ME,McHutchison JG

    更新日期:1989-04-01 00:00:00

  • Splenic concentration of bone imaging agents in functional asplenia.

    abstract::Three cases of sickle cell disease associated with functional asplenia are described. The spleen was not visualized on routine Tc-99m-sulfur colloid scan. The bone scan performed with Tc-99m-phosphate compounds revealed abnormal splenic activity in all three cases. The previous case reports and the literature on this ...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Dhekne RD

    更新日期:1981-07-01 00:00:00

  • "Cold" Spondylodiscitis on 18F-FDG PET/CT in a Patient With Myelofibrosis.

    abstract::A 74-year-old man was evaluated by bone scan for possible rib fractures, which revealed a diffuse skeletal uptake secondary to myelofibrosis and focal midthoracic uptake. Chest CT and F-FDG PET/CT demonstrated pathological vertebral fractures of the midthoracic spine, which appeared as a cold defect on PET comparing t...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Rousseau E,Keu KV

    更新日期:2016-03-01 00:00:00

  • FDG PET/CT imaging of extrapulmonary small cell carcinoma of the adrenal gland.

    abstract::Extrapulmonary small cell carcinoma (SCC) is an uncommon malignancy. A 57-year-old man was referred because of a 1-month history of left lumbago. MR images showed an ovoid tumor in the left adrenal gland. FDG PET/CT showed intense FDG uptake of the left adrenal tumor with thrombosis of the left renal vein. The patient...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Dong A,Zuo C,Wang Y

    更新日期:2013-11-01 00:00:00

  • Detection of miliary tuberculosis by Ga-67 scintigraphy.

    abstract::Two patients are presented in whom pulmonary accumulation of Ga-67 led to an early diagnosis of miliary tuberculosis and its prompt treatment. Their chest radiographs were unremarkable and thus noncontributory to the diagnostic process. ...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Grieff M,Lisbona R

    更新日期:1991-12-01 00:00:00

  • Resolution of Hypoxic Tissue in Cerebellar Hemispheres After Arterial Bypass Surgery in a Patient With Symptomatic Bilateral Vertebral Artery Occlusion: A 18F-FRP170 PET Study.

    abstract::A 48-year-old man experienced recurrent vertigo refractory to antiplatelet medications. Cerebral angiography showed occlusion of bilateral vertebral arteries with poor collateral circulation. PET using O2 gas showed reduced blood flow and metabolic rate of oxygen and elevated oxygen extraction fraction in bilateral ce...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Oikawa K,Kobayashi M,Beppu T,Terasaki K,Ogasawara K

    更新日期:2019-04-01 00:00:00

  • Nephroptosis: the Tc-99m glucoheptonate scan as a diagnostic method.

    abstract::A 40-year-old man was examined because he was a potential "healthy" renal donor. However, the routine work-up before surgery revealed hypertension, although there was no family history of this condition. The patient was examined to exclude secondary causes of hypertension. Tc-99m glucoheptonate renal imaging showed ne...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kumar R,Gupta R,Reddy SN,Malhotra A

    更新日期:2000-06-01 00:00:00

  • Bile ascites in adults. Diagnosis using hepatobiliary scintigraphy and paracentesis.

    abstract::Hepatobiliary scintigraphy has been recognized as a useful diagnostic tool in detecting the presence and site of bile leaks. The authors report a case of bile ascites secondary to a postsurgical biliary leak, the scintigraphic findings in bile ascites, and the potential use of paracentesis, in combination with hepatob...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Nagle CE,Fink-Bennett D,Freitas JE

    更新日期:1985-06-01 00:00:00

  • Radionuclide angiography in suspected acute cholecystitis: further observations.

    abstract::Radionuclide angiography (RNA) and cholescintigraphy were performed prospectively in 300 patients with suspected acute cholecystitis (AC). Of 79 patients with positive RNA, 63 had AC (80%). Positive RNA was seen in 23 of 26 cases with gangrenous AC (88%) while 12 of the 26 had a positive "rim" sign (46%). All 12 patie...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Colletti PM,Cirimelli KM,Radin DR,Chandrasoma P,Ralls PW,Siegel ME

    更新日期:1989-12-01 00:00:00

  • Variable F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose avidity of metastatic recurrent adult granulosa cell tumor.

    abstract::The appearance of rare ovarian germ cell tumors such as adult granulosa cell tumor (GCT) on F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) is reported in this article. We present a patient with recurrent GCT and histologically proven intra-abdominal metastases. Most lesions were above PET resolution (>...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Huang YT,Lee JC,Kumar AS

    更新日期:2009-10-01 00:00:00

  • Differences in Uptake of 18F-FDG and 11C-Choline in a Case of Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

    abstract::A 26-year-old man had unilateral facial numbness. A brain MRI suggested possible brain metastases. F-FDG and C-choline PET/CT revealed multiple sites of abnormal activity in the body. However, C-choline PET/CT was more impressive than FDG PET/CT. Especially, the brain lesions revealed by MRI had only elevated C-cholin...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Qin C,Wu Z,Li J,Sun X,Lan X

    更新日期:2016-10-01 00:00:00

  • Growing hepatic cavernous hemangioma demonstrated by Tc-99m red blood cell scintigraphy.

    abstract::Hepatic cavernous hemangiomas rarely grow. Although a few cases have been reported in the literature, none used Tc-99m red blood cell scintigraphy. The authors describe such a case here. ...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Gorenberg M,Sopov W,Groshar D

    更新日期:2000-07-01 00:00:00

  • 18F-FDG PET/MRI of Rhinosporidiosis of the Upper Airways.

    abstract::A 41-year-old man from South Asia presented with a several months' history of unilateral nasal obstruction and bleeding. At nasal endoscopy, two strawberry-like, friable, polypoid masses in the upper airways were detected. The patient's clinical trait was compatible with an infectious disease. F-FDG PET/MRI was perfor...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Cazzador D,Cecchin D,Colangeli R,Crimì F,Emanuelli E

    更新日期:2020-10-01 00:00:00

  • Radionuclide detection of abnormal ventricular filling patterns in rejecting human allografts.

    abstract::Parameters of systolic and diastolic function obtained from radionuclide ventriculography (RNV) were evaluated in nine cardiac allograft recipients. In 25 examinations, left end-diastolic volume (LEDV), cardiac output (CO), left ejection fraction (LEF), right ejection fraction (REF), heart rate (HR), peak filling rate...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Tatum JL,Thompson JA,Prasad U,Burke TS,Quint RI

    更新日期:1989-03-01 00:00:00

  • Significance of solitary spine abnormalities on technetium-99m bone imaging.

    abstract::Solitary abnormalities located within the spine from 75 bone images with Tc-99m MDP were reviewed. For the sake of convenience, patients were grouped in three classes of age: 15-50, 51-65, and 66-90 years. In 67 cases, the diagnosis was apparent from clinical studies, x-ray examinations, or biopsies. In eight cases, n...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Thivolle P,Mathieu L,Mathieu P,Raynal M,Bouyoucef SE,Damideaux J,Vignon E,Berger M

    更新日期:1988-07-01 00:00:00

  • An unusual white blood cell scan in a child with inflammatory bowel disease: a case report.

    abstract::Technetium-99m-labeled leukocyte (WBC) imaging is a valuable screening method for inflammatory bowel disease, especially in children, because of its high rate of sensitivity, low cost, and ease of preparation. A 14-year-old girl is described who had juvenile arthritis and iritis complicated by inflammatory bowel disea...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Porn U,Howman-Giles R,O'Loughlin E,Uren R,Chaitow J

    更新日期:2000-10-01 00:00:00

  • Accumulation of Tc-99m-sulfur colloid by the lung and kidney following disseminated intravascular coagulation.

    abstract::A patient is described who demonstrated accumulation of Tc-99m-sulfur colloid in both the lung and kidney following treatment for disseminated intravascular coagulation. This phenomenon has been demonstrated experimentally in animals following the induction of disseminated intravascular coagulation, but to our knowled...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Smith FW,Brown RG,Ash JM,Gilday DL

    更新日期:1980-06-01 00:00:00

  • 68Ga-Prostate-Specific Membrane Antigen PET-Positive Paget Bone Disease With Metastatic Prostatic Carcinoma.

    abstract::Paget bone disease is a chronic benign bone disease characterized by excessive and abnormal bone remodeling. The scintigraphic and bone SPECT/CT hybrid imaging appearances of the affected bone(s) depend on the stage of the disease. We report the case of a patient newly diagnosed with prostate cancer who was found to h...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Engur CO,Turoglu HT,Ozguven S,Tanidir Y,Erdil TY

    更新日期:2020-09-01 00:00:00

  • Characterization of Diffuse Gliomas With Histone H3-G34 Mutation by MRI and Dynamic 18F-FET PET.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Recent data suggest that diffuse gliomas carrying mutations in codon 34 of the H3 histone family 3A protein represent a very rare, distinct subgroup of IDH-wild type malignant astrocytic gliomas. However, characteristics detectable by MRI and F-FET PET in H3-G34-mutant gliomas are unknown. METHODS:We report...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Vettermann FJ,Felsberg J,Reifenberger G,Hasselblatt M,Forbrig R,Berding G,la Fougère C,Galldiks N,Schittenhelm J,Weis J,Albert NL,Schüller U

    更新日期:2018-12-01 00:00:00

  • Unusual lymph node metastases of prostate cancer detected by 18F-fluorocholine PET/CT.

    abstract::A 65-year-old patient with prostate adenocarcinoma was explored by 18F-fluorocholine (FCH) PET/CT for pretreatment staging because of a high risk of prostate cancer. Images showed multiple foci with increased uptake of 18F-FCH within some pelvic and retroperitoneal lymph nodes, osseous foci (iliac bones and sacrum), a...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Pinaquy JB,Allard JB,Cornelis F,Pasticier G,De Clermont H

    更新日期:2015-04-01 00:00:00

  • FDG PET/CT Imaging of Hepatocellular Carcinoma With Bile Duct Tumor Thrombus.

    abstract::Hepatocellular carcinoma rarely involves the major bile duct. Here, we reported a 46-year-old man with liver cancer who underwent FDG PET/CT for staging. The images showed abnormal FDG uptake in the left lobe and hilum of the liver, which was confirmed as hepatocellular carcinoma and hepatic portal bile duct tumor thr...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Zhang W,Fang C,Liu H,Chen Y

    更新日期:2019-02-01 00:00:00

  • Recurrent and metastatic osteoclast-like giant cell tumor of the liver revealed by FDG PET/CT.

    abstract::A 38-year-old woman presented with nausea and abdominal distension 15 months after surgical resection of osteoclast-like giant cell tumor in the left lobe of the liver. An 18F-FDG PET/CT scan was performed to evaluate the recurrent tumor. The images demonstrated the recurrent malignancy in the liver. In addition, meta...

    journal_title:Clinical nuclear medicine

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Zhang J,Chen L,Li F,Xiao Y,Zhuang H

    更新日期:2012-10-01 00:00:00